Preston Michael Anderson of Hudson died Sept. 30, 2019 at his home. He was 17.
He was born on Jan. 10, 2002, to Ryan Anderson and Angela Potting in Stillwater, Minn. Preston attended Hudson High School. He enjoyed deer hunting, fishing and time spent with family. Preston was considered an animal lover. He loved his dog, a German Shepherd born on the fourth of July, that he named “Patriot.”
Preston is remembered by his family as a very generous, extremely sweet, happy person. He was in a trap shooting club and was beginning MMA.
Preston was preceded in death by his grandmother, Rosemary Shay; great-grandparents, Bruce and Selma Shay, Billy Anderson; Elmer and Mabel Hannack; great-uncle, Jeff Anderson.
He is survived by his mother, Angela (Mike King) Potting; father, Ryan (Amanda) Anderson; siblings, Tyler (Danielle Weinberger) Myer, Trace Anderson, Brennen Anderson, William Anderson, Justin King, Nicole (Lucas Wilberg) King; grandparents, Greg and Gloria Anderson, Charles Potting, Sr.; Burt and Kathy King; great-grandma, Harriet Anderson; aunts and uncles, Amy (Dave) Thorsen, Ross (Teresa Vanasse) Anderson, Josh (Renee) Neisinger, Ronda (Toby Roatch) Anderson, Rachel (Jeff) Schultz, Renita Christner, Charles Potting, II, Trenna (Jim) Luddens, Frank (Michelle) Aguirre, Chris Cline; his German Shepherd, Patriot; and many other relatives.
A funeral service was held Oct. 5 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hammond.
Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.